marriage equality

When President Obama came out in support of LGBTQ lives and in favor of marriage equality in a May 2012 interview, he became the first president to connect his policy to his Christian faith in a way that substantively benefitted the LGBTQ community.

Confronting the stigma that millennial artists are less inclined to marry their craft with social issues, the 2015 BET Awards stood out as not only…

Don Lemon gets relentlessly roasted again on social media for tweeting his approval of marriage equality.

Supporters of gay marriage from coast to coast were handed a dual victory Wednesday morning as the Supreme Court ruled in favor of equality. The high court overturned the Defense of Marriage Act as unconstitutional, while ruling it has no jurisdiction in California’s Prop 8, thus opening gay marriage in that state once again. See […]

As originally seen on Power 107.5 Meet Tshepo Cameron Modisane and Thoba Calvin Sithole, both 27 of Africa.  They just made history as the first legal gay African wedding.  The two were wished well by friends, family and many onlookers at the traditional African wedding.In an interview at the ceremony, Mr. Modisane said the wedding […]

It’s been an eventful year in politics, one that will go down in history for several different reasons. Here’s NewsOne‘s list for the top 10…

Could gay marriage keep Black people from the polls? It was the subject of a segment this week on NPR, largely fueled by an article…

In honor of President Barack Obama‘s historical public support for marriage equality, Brooklyn-based actor Justin Brow plays “Obama Boy” in a video written by John…

The third-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, Rep. James Clyburn, (D-SC), is breaking with President Barack Obama on marriage equality, reports MSNBC. Clyburn, who…